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Briefing Date:08/03/2005
Topic:Tank Wastes Planned For On-Site Disposal at Three Department of Energy Sites: The Savannah River Site -- Interim Report

THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES
National Research Council
Division on Earth and Life Studies
Nuclear and Radiation Studies Board
Committee on the Management of Certain Radioactive Waste Streams Stored in Tanks at Three Department of Energy Sites

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Congressional Briefings
Wednesday, August 3, 2005
228 Russell Senate Office Bldg. -- 2:30 p.m.
and
2340 Rayburn House Office Bldg. -- 4:00 p.m.

and

Thursday, August 4, 2005
370 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg. -- 9:30 a.m.

and

Friday, August 5, 2005
121 Cannon House Office Bldg. -- 11:00 a.m.

and

Thursday, August 18, 2005
364 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg. -- 11:00 a.m.

on

Tank Wastes Planned For On-Site Disposal at Three Department of Energy Sites:
The Savannah River Site -- Interim Report

This interim report evaluates plans for cleaning up and sealing underground tanks filled with radioactive waste at a nuclear weapons facility in South Carolina.

These series of briefings were for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on Friday, August 5, 2005 and can be found, in its entirety, on the Web site of the National Academies Press.

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